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Definition of reel in

reel in

verb - transitive

  • to capture.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

    Citation from "Too many laws, too many prisoners", The Economist, Jul 22 2010 blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Nov 03 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Jul 24 2010.

  • to decrease the intensity of.
                                                                                                                          

                                     

    Citation from "Stanny Boy and Frantastic", American Dad (TV), Season 6 Episode 10 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Nov 28 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Nov 28 2011.

  • to attract.
                                                                                                                                                                                

    Citation from "Stan Knows Best", American Dad (TV), Season 1 Episode 3 (2005) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jan 11 2012. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Jan 11 2012.

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Definitions include: something you have now is worth more than two things you have just a chance of getting.
Definitions include: a secret advantage.
Definitions include: involving everyone or everything.
Definitions include: doing something emphatically.
Definitions include: no chance.
Definitions include: something easy.
Definitions include: at some time before the present.
Definitions include: having resumed an activity that one had previously stopped performing.
Definitions include: included.
Definitions include: clitoris.
Definitions include: to intrude.
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Definitions include: acronym for "be back in a bit", i.e. "I will return in a short amount of time."
Definitions include: never.

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